Monthly Archives: November 2012

Stanford Hospital and Clinics need to integrate their billing

I went to Stanford Univ. and live close to the campus and the local medical clinic is affiliated with the University Hospital, which is arguably one of the best such institutions in the world, so why, if the clinic I … Continue reading

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Upgrade Ubuntu from 10.10 to 11.04 failure

Oh, I have a working system at U 11.04, but it broke a few things and Upgrade Manager won’t let me upgrade further to get into a supported release. I filed a bug against the Update Manager because it doesn’t … Continue reading

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Got Unity to work with Ubuntu 11.04 and my Nvidia Card

I needed the third party driver which Canonical had. Once it installed I could run Unity and see the 3D effects. I am used to Unity now, and there are enough ways to use it that I can find installed … Continue reading

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Upgraded My Desktop from Ubuntu 10.10 to 11.04

The issue here was how to assure that I had enough space to upgrade a big installed system. I had a big home dir and a big root with lots of installed packages. The upgrade went pretty well but the … Continue reading

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